The April 2009 box-office release Hannah Montana: The Movie stars teen superstar Miley Cyrus and her real-life father, Billy Ray Cyrus, who also play father and daughter on the hit TV show. The movie is set and was filmed in their home state of Tennessee. In addition, co-star Emily Osment is the sister of actor Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense, Forrest Gump). Click here for more on the Cyrus clan. To see our posting on the Osments, click here.
–noun patronage bestowed or favoritism shown on the basis of family relationship, as in business and politics. In the entertainment industry, this is known as Hollywood NepotismTM. Talent not required.